california’s devastating carr fire is now at least 89,000 acres, with five dead and more missing

California’s Devastating Carr Fire Is Now at Least 89,000 Acres, With Five Dead and More Missing

“It’s a lot easier to get bad fires under these conditions,” UCLA’s Daniel Swain said, “because you don’t need as much of a push from the winds.” The Carr fire was started by a single car malfunction and sparked into one of the largest fires in California’s history.